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Grant Details

Name: Neighborhood Data Gateway: Expanding Strength-Based Market Data to a Bi-State Region

Contact: Eleanor Tutt, Rise Community Development
St. Louis, MO

Amount: $5000

Years: 2012-2014

Summary

The Neighborhood Data Gateway project developed a methodology in order to create strengths-based market data highlighting purchasing power and retail spending patterns for use in a wide variety of economic development and community revitalization initiatives. 

The project created an interactive online map interface using open source tools - Leaflet, Bootleaf, and MapBox.

Link to project info on GitHub

Final Summary Report
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